Nicholas Diakopoulos

Nick Diakopoulos is a consultant specializing in the research, design, and development of computational media applications.

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What data & algorithms teach us about the language news orgs use

The Associated Press made headlines last week when it decided to strike the phrase “illegal immigrant” from its style guide. Related idioms such as “illegal alien,” “an illegal,” or “undocumented immigrant” are likewise now verba non grata to the AP.… Read more